"Violence is a very ugly thing. Violence is often so casual on film, and made to look so cool and so sexy, but violence is a repulsive, repugnant act that human beings inflict on each other. It shouldn't seem to be cool and sexy, ever really."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."James Purefoy on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."James Purefoy on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."James Purefoy on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."James Purefoy on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."James Purefoy on Bill Gates
"Decide very early on: do you want to be an actor or do you want to be famous? Because they're very different routes."
"I have to travel a lot for work."